U.S. Navy Captain Tim Harrington, an active duty naval officer, has received the Salem High School Alumni Association 2013 Honored Alumnus Award. Captain Harrington is a 1984 Salem High School graduate, who currently serves as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Fleet Supply and Ordnance for the Commander, United States Pacific Fleet in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
Shelley Miller Wilson, second vice president of the Salem High School Alumni Association, explained that the alumni relations committee chose Harrington because of his dedication and service to our country. "His accomplishments are impressive, and his hard work and dedication are things we could not overlook. He is willing to give back to his country, and for this we are grateful," she said. Harrington said he is "truly humbled" to join the association's roster of honored alumni.